Altenew April 2022 Spring Garden Collection Release Blog Hop + Giveaway

Welcome to my stop on the Altenew Spring Garden blog hope you should have arrived here from Jenny Colacicco but if you arrived here by chance the hop starts over at the Altenew Card Blog Here are the cards I created using the new dies along with the stunning new Anniversary stamp set. To celebrateContinue reading “Altenew April 2022 Spring Garden Collection Release Blog Hop + Giveaway”

Altenew Craft Your Life Project Kit: Fragrant Florals Release Blog Hop + Giveaway

I am delighted to be joining Altenew for the release of the latest Craft-Your-Life kit. I love the beautiful big image I had to get it all on my card so I made a 6×6 square card and coloured the image using alcohol markers. The kit comes with layering stencils for ease of colouring theContinue reading “Altenew Craft Your Life Project Kit: Fragrant Florals Release Blog Hop + Giveaway”

Altenew Build-A-Flower: Belladonna Lily Release Blog Hop + Giveaway

I am delighted to be joining Altenew for the release of the latest in the Build-A-Flower collection Beladonna Lily. You should have arrived here from the extremely talented Nichol Spohr if you landed here by chance the blog hop starts over at the Altenew Card Blog I love this beautiful layering set which is perfectContinue reading “Altenew Build-A-Flower: Belladonna Lily Release Blog Hop + Giveaway”

Altenew Craft Your Life Project Kit: Dynamic Blossoms Release Blog Hop + Giveaway

Hello. I am delighted to be joining this blog hop to celebrate the release of the latest Altenew Craft Your Life kit Dynamic Blossoms. You should have arrived here from Maryam Perez but if you arrived here by chance the hop starts over at the Altenew Card Blog To celebrate this release, Altenew is givingContinue reading “Altenew Craft Your Life Project Kit: Dynamic Blossoms Release Blog Hop + Giveaway”

Altenew March 2022 Folktales & Stories Collection Release Blog Hop + Giveaway

Hello. I am delighted to be joining Altenew for their latest release. Sharing inspiration for the beautiful new products available. The hop starts at The Altenew Blog To celebrate this release, Altenew is giving away a $50 gift certificate to 2 lucky winners and a $25 gift certificate to 8 winners! Please leave a commentContinue reading “Altenew March 2022 Folktales & Stories Collection Release Blog Hop + Giveaway”

Bunny quote cards

Hello It has been a stormy few days here, perfect time to play in my craft room. I couldn’t help myself when I saw the new release for Sizzix and Tim Holtz and had to get my hands on the amazing new thinlet dies. For these cards I used the bunny set. To start myContinue reading “Bunny quote cards”

Halloween shaker card

Hello. Today I am sharing a card for Time For Tea Designs, using the new release Halloween dies. To start the card I die cut an A6 card panel and blended Distress Oxide inks in wilted violet, picked raspberry and carved pumpkin over this. I added splatters of metallic watercolour for some texture and interest.Continue reading “Halloween shaker card”

Hooray autumnal card

Hello. Today I am sharing a card with an autumnal rainbow for Time For Tea Designs. To start the card I cut two rectangle card panels. To make the background panel I selected Distress Oxide inks in a rainbow of autumn shades and blended them across my card. I then took the Hooray die andContinue reading “Hooray autumnal card”

Unity In Diversity. Paper Crafters Unite Against Racism.

Hello today I am sharing a card using a wonderful stamp set from Altenew called Better Together. Perfect during these challenging times we are currently facing. Justine Hovey invited crafters to take part in an instagram hop to unite us and show our support for the never ending fight for equality all over the world.Continue reading “Unity In Diversity. Paper Crafters Unite Against Racism.”

Thanks Friend Card

Hello. Today I am sharing a card I made as part of the Altenew Educator Certification Programme. The class was all about sentiments. I learnt lots about placement of sentiments and loved the look of stamping sentiments in different colours. To start the card I stamped a large floral image and some leaves from theContinue reading “Thanks Friend Card”